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Job Reference: 47831

Homeless Prevention Officer

  • Redcar, North Yorkshire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Hollie Giddens
  • £12.85 - £12.85

Seven Social Care are looking for a Temporary Homeless Prevention Officer based in Redcar. This role is initially for 6 months but this is likely to be extended.

The role:

 

To provide timely and appropriate housing advice and support to vulnerable households in order to prevent and/or alleviate homelessness and where necessary be responsible for the investigation of homelessness applications in accordance with legislation and guidance. The post will occasionally be required to work outside normal office hours i.e. evenings and weekends.

 

Key Responsibilities:

    To ensure that clients who approach the Homelessness Service receive appropriate advice and support in order to prevent/alleviate homelessness.

  • To assist the Housing Service Team Leader in the development of strategies and schemes to prevent homelessness and to implement good practice.
  • To maintain appropriate statistical, financial and administrative records relating to homelessness prevention.
  • To assist the Housing Service Team Leader in the analysis of data associated with homelessness and its prevention.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A
  • Experience: 2+ years working with homeless clients.
  • Compliance: Up to date DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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